Calendar of National Singles Square Dance Events

This list is published to encourage singles to visit those special dances and festivals.  Information is gleaned from flyers and press releases.  Anyone considering attending should verify with sponsors that the event dates and venues are still accurate.

2014

Calendar of Special Dances for Single or Solo Dancers

NJ – June 1, 2014 -- Rutgers Promenders’ 60th Anniversary Dinner Dance. Franklin Township Senior Center, 505 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873. Mainstream & Rounds. Callers: Betsy Gotta & Dan Koft. Cuers: Kathy Koft, Roy Gotta. Details TBA. Contact: Ken Robinson, 908-963-2447. E-mail: president@rutgerspromenaders.org.

NM – August 15 – 17, 2014 – 8th Annual Hot August Nights. Albuquerque Square Dance Center, 4915 Hawkins, NE, Albuquerque, NM. Caller: Mike Hogan, NE. Cuers: Ronnie and Bonnie Bond, AZ. Plus & Advanced level squares. Host hotel: The Baymont Inn & Suites. Phone number: 505-344- 1555. $49 per night + tax. Cut off is August 1, 2013. Cost per person: $32.50 before July 1, 2014; $37.50 After July 1, 2014. Beach Party Friday night with casual dress. Potluck lunch on Saturday. Rootbeer Floats each night after dancing. Refrigerated Air Conditioning. Home of the best hardwood floor in the Southwest! Contact: Lin Miller, 505-286-9000. Email: linmiller@earthlink.net Web site: http://www.wix.com/larada/hotaugustnights14

OR – August 29 – 31, 2014 – 44th National Singles Dance-ARama– Promenade to the Pacific. DoubleTree Hotel, 1000 NE Multnomah St., Portland, OR. Sponsored by: Salem Swingin’ Stars and Bachelor ‘n’ Bachelorettes. Callers: Don Moger, Quebec; Eric Henerlau, CA; Randy Dibble, OR; Tim Marriner, SC; Tom Miller, PA; Mike Hogan, NE; Doug Davis, WA. Cuers: Randy Preskitt, WA; Debbie Taylor, WA; Jeanine Norden, OR. Line Dancing: Tim Marriner, SC. Reservations: (877) 222-8733. Room rate: $104.00 + tax per night (1 – 4 persons per room). Ask for special group rate for SINGLE SQUARE DANCERS USA. Contact: Harriet Livingston, 503-378-0081. E-mail: harrietlvng@gmail.com or Helen Clark, E-mail: helen0151@gmail.com or Registration: Reg2014@ssdusa.org Web site: dar2014.ssdusa.org

 


 

Single Dances Around the State
(for dance locations, go to www.TASSD.org/single_clubs.html)

Fort Worth Squares – Fort Worth

Friday, June 27, 2014 - "Welcome Summer" Dance

Friday, July 25, 2014 - Dance at Swingtime, Fort Worth

Houston Single Square Dancers

HOUSTON SQUARE AND ROUND DANCE COUNCIL, INC.
www.squarethru.com

Mustang Squares Dance Club - Nettie Hale, sd98ng@hotmail.com

 

Lone Star Solos – Dallas

Thursday, June 12, 2014 -  Charles Quisenberry, guest caller, Chris Farabaugh, cuer

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - Dave Vieira caller, Chris Farabaugh, cuer

 

Pea Pickers & Single Peas - Athens

  • President: Harry Zaiontz H-903-677-6050 and C-903-787-9300
     
  • Friday, June 6, 2014 -  Ronnie Himes (casual dress)

    Friday, June 20, 2014 -  Gary Bates (casual dress)

    Friday, July 18, 2014 - Anniversary Dance, Bob Baier, guest caller

    Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 -  Tim Tyl (casual dress)

    Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 - Ron Mineau (casual dress)

    Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 -  Nelda Eaton (casual dress)

    Friday, Sep. 19, 2014 - Gary Bates

    Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 -   Mike Mayeux

    Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 - Mike Sikorsky Special (7-9:30 pm)

    Rebel Rousers - Dallas

    Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 25th Anniversary Dance, Mike Seastrom, Mike Bramlett, Christine Hixson

    Single Hinges – Kilgore

     PRESIDENT: Mae McKeating - 903-790-4565
    Email: chrmndr9@aol.com

    Solitaires – Dallas

    Saturday, June 21, 2014 - Watermelon Bonanza, club caller - Bobby Willis, club cuer - JL Pelton

    Saturday, July 5, 2014 – 4th of July Dance, club caller - Bobby Willis, club cuer - JL Pelton

    Saturday, August 2, 2014 - Back to School Dance, club caller - Bobby Willis, club cuer - JL Pelton

    Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 32nd Birthday Dance, club caller - Bobby Willis, club cuer - JL Pelton

    Solo Squares – Lubbock

     

      Wichita Falls Solos

    The Wichita Falls Singles continue to dance on the 3rd Saturday of each month.
      All Dances are at Square Dance Land. 
     


     


    Other Dances Around the Statee

    Texas State Federation of Square & Round Dancers

     

    Alamo Area
    Square & Round Dance Association

     May 12  - SA Contra Anniversary Dance
    Our Lady of the Lake University

    FMI:  Lissa Bengtson - 210-867-0692

    Austin
    Square & Round Dance Association

    May 18-19, 2012
    Hill Country Happenin'
    Fredericksburg, TX - Plus Level Weekend
    Jerry Story, Johnny Preston, Sonny & Charlotte Ezelle
    More Info:  Charlotte Ezelle 903-734-7481
    Email:  Charlotte - sacaezelle@hotmail.com

    Saturday - June 2, 2012
    Alamo Area SRDA Installation Dance
    Caller - TBA, Cuer John & Norma Jean Becker
    Schertz Area Senior Centerr
    608 Schertz Parkway, Schertz - 6:30pm - 10:30pm


    ASRDA Officers Installation Dance
    Caller: Traylor Walker, Cuer: Jerry & Lucy Pate
    Hyde Park Christian Church, 610 E 45th, Austin, Texas
    Time: 7:00pm  - Early rounds
    Dance 2+2 7:30- 9:30 pm

    July 27-29, 2012

    24th Annual Stagecoach Roundup
    All Plus Square Dance Weekend "Dancing by Definition"--"Plus Level"
    Dancing Stagecoach Inn, Salado, Texas.
    Scott Bennett of Lawton, OK. Brad Caldwell of Georgetown, TX.
    Friday night dance at 8:00pm-
    $5-per person. Sat-Sun Weekend package--$25.00-per person ($30.00 after July 1)
    Saturday 10-am and 2-pm and 8-pm Sunday 9-11 am
    Limited to 12 Squares Make reservations early!
    Identify yourselves as square dancers and make your motel reservations at the Stagecoach Inn
    Salado, TX 76571 Local (254) 947-5111 Toll Free (800) 732-8994.
    For more info or questions contact: Cathy Wostarek 713-409-7553
    Email – catlyn54@yahoo.com

     

     East Texas
    East Texas Square & Round Dance Association

     

    Heart of Texas
    Square & Round Dance Association

     

    Houston
    Square & Round Dance Council

     

     

    North Texas
    Square & Round Dance Association

    Sunday, June 3rd
    45th Annual NORTEX
    Installation Dance
    Installation 4pm; Dance 5:30-7:30pm
    Swingtime Center - Caller: Ray Savell, Cuer:  Chris Farabaugh
    FREE for NORTEX Member Dancers

    Sunday, June 24
    Harvest Holiday Mini-Festival Phase 2-3-4
    $10/person for entire Mini-Fest $7/person for dance only
    Cuers - Christine & Theron Hixson
    Swingtime Center - 5100 SE Loop 820 (Anglin Dr. & I20), Fort Worth
    Workshop 2:00-5:00pm, Dance 7:00-9:15pm

    Saturday, October 27th – NORTEX 2012 Round-Up;
    “Let's Do It - Have a Ball”  - guest caller Hunter Keller; Staff Caller -
    Mike & D' Bramlett; Staff Cuer – Jack & Ann von der Heide; 
    Sterling Hotel, Dallas, Texas

     

    South Texas
    Square & Round Dance Association

     

    Lubbock Area
     Square and Round Dance Federation

    July 13-14
    Lubbock Square Dance Advanced Weekend
    Lubbock Area Square & Round Dance Center
     2305 Pvt. Road 2330, Lubbock TX (120th Street-2 Blocks East of University)
    Darryl Lipscomb - Caller
    All Sessions $65.00 per couple.
    Casual attire except Saturday night dance.
    Fri.-7:30-9:30 Sat.-10:00-11:30/2:00-3:00/7:30-9:30 Star Tips
    Mail check pay to: Lone Star Promen-A-ders
    Send to: Jo Ann Smith, 2705 55th St., Lubbock, TX 79414
    Info contact: Jo Ann Smith--806-795-1434 or Garland Cooper--806-786-8908

     

    Permian Basin
    Square and Round Dance Association

     

    Red River
    Square and Round Dance Association

     

    Sam Houston
     Square and Round Dance Association

     

    Southwest Area
    Square and Round Dance Association

     

     Top of Texas
    Square and Round Dance Association

     

     


     

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    06/06/2014